Obituary: Lester Lee “Bud” Bridges

October 1, 1937 – November 12, 2020

Lester Lee “Bud” Bridges, 83, of Mitchell, passed away Thursday, November 12, 2020, at his home.

Born October 1, 1937, in Martin County, he was the son of Lawrence and Nannie (Wilson) Bridges.  He married Janice Kay Hollars November 19, 1960.

Lester retired from Naval Weapons Support Center—Crane.

Survivors include hiswife, Janice Kay Bridges of Mitchell; children, Ron Bridges of Mitchell, Sandra (Bridges) Robbins of Mitchell, Darren Bridges of Mitchell; 6 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren; siblings, Marie (Bridges) Butterfield of Bedford ad Dan Bridges of Mitchell    

His parents; son, Bryan Scott Bridges; and brother, Leonard Bridges, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, November 16, at Green Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until the service on Monday at the cemetery.

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